Biology Databases

Connect to AccessScience on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
A link-rich, searchable online encyclopedia covering the breadth of science and technology. Thousands of articles, images, and multimedia for entry-level undergraduates to faculty researchers. Contributors include 38 Nobel Laureates.
Connect to AGRICOLA on the Web
Materials relating to all aspects of agriculture, 1970-present.
Connect to Biological Abstracts on the Web
Indexes and abstracts the life sciences journal literature from 1980-present. Coverage is international, and includes biology, medical research, clinical studies, agriculture, biochemistry, biomedicine, biotechnology, genetics, botany, ecology, microbiology, pharmacology, and zoology.
Connect to BiomedicalSCIENCEnetBASE on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Subject areas covered in this eBook collection include: bioinformatics, biomedical engineering, biostatistics, biotechnology, epidemiology, immunology, neuropsychology, neuroscience, pharmacology, and toxicology. The eBooks are divided by chapters and are searchable by keyword.
Connect to Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management on the Web
This multidisciplinary database provides abstracts and references to the literature covering all areas of air, land, water, and noise pollution, as well as bacteriology, ecology, toxicology, risk assessment, environmental engineering, environmental biotechnology, waste management, and water resources. 1981-present. Updated monthly.
Connect to General Science Full Text on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Indexes and abstracts articles at least one column in length from over 200 popular, professional, and scholarly English language periodicals in the sciences, including physical anthropology, astronomy, biology, chemistry, physics, geology, environmental sciences, and more. Fulltext of articles are available from about 75 of these periodicals. Indexing goes back to 1984. Abstracts began in March 1993. Fulltext availability varies title to title, but may go back to 1995. Updated daily.
Connect to Global Health on the Web
Trial ends November 16
The only specialized database dedicated to public health, completing the picture of international medical & health research and providing users with a global perspective.
Connect to GreenFILE on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
A multidisciplinary environmental database that includes scholarly, government, and general-interest titles on global warming, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, green building, and more. Mostly abstracts with some full text.
Connect to GREENR on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Environmental topics in science, international studies, business, law, and politics. Abstracts and full-text. Sources include newspapers, magazines, refereed journals, videos, podcasts, images, case studies, and portals for 160+ nations with an interactive map.
Connect to JoVE - Journal of Visualized Experiments on the Web
Demonstrates scientific techniques and experiments through high-quality, peer-reviewed videos from top research institutions. Current holdings: The Science Education section includes General Laboratory Techniques, Basic Methods in Cellular & Molecular Biology, Model Organisms 1 (yeast, Drosophila, C. elegans) and Model Organisms 2 (mouse, zebrafish, chick).
Connect to JSTOR on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Provides image and full-text online access to back issues of selected scholarly journals in history, economics, political science, demography, mathematics, biology, and other fields of the humanities, social sciences, and life sciences. Consult the online tables of contents for holdings, as coverage varies for each title. Updated monthly
Connect to Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Sigma-Aldrich MSDS. Searchable by product name or number, CAS registry number, molecular formula, and more.
Connect to PubMed on the Web A mini-guide on searching PubMed is available
Includes MedLine
The National Library of Medicine's bibliographic database. It includes such topics as microbiology, delivery of health care, nutrition, pharmacology, and environment health. 1966-present.
Connect to Science Citation Index Expanded on the Web
Provides access to current and retrospective bibliographic information, author abstracts, and cited references found in approximately 5,900 of the world's leading scholarly science and technical journals covering more than 150 disciplines. 1993-present. Updated weekly.
Connect to ScienceDirect on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
SCU receives 400+ ScienceDirect online journals from the publisher Elsevier. SCU's ScienceDirect journals are marked by green icons. Most are full-text. Dates covered: 1995-present. Elsevier journals focus on science, technology, medicine, and business, and include high impact-factor journals such as the Trends and Current Opinion series.
Connect to TOXNET on the Web
Databases on toxicology, hazardous chemicals, environmental health, and toxic releases from the National Library of Medicine.
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